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NGO Huancayo, Peru

5.0
21 reviews21

Cocina y aprende castellano en Perú.


Top Host
This host receives lots of worldpackers and has a high average rating, being recognized by the community as a Top Host.
Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with the locals
A traveler recommended this host to have close contact with locals
Make a real social impact
A traveler really felt their social impact working with this host
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer

25h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Cooking
Choose the menu, pick ingredients and cook delicious dishes.
Kitchen Hand
Help prepare, finish and serve meals.
Bartending
Make and serve drinks and help maintain the beverages inventory.
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.
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What you get

2

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Lunch
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
Dinner
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Discounts on Accommodation
Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Dance classes
Take free dance classes at our place.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Certificate
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Support
Support
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The Experience

Colabora con el proyecto social en favor de población vulnerable, somos una organización sin fines de lucro con propósitos de ayuda social , organizando proyectos educativos, ecológicos, de cuidado ambiental, deportivo , artístico. Etc.

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Additional Fee Required

Los voluntarios aportarán 100 usd semanales para contribuir con los gastos de comida, manutención y colaborar con la continuidad del proyecto.

Requirements

  • Beginner Spanish or Beginner English
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Stay at least
2 weeks

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21 Reviews

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

4.5

NGO

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

How this experience will transform you

1 Creating true social impact

1 Meeting locals

1 Meeting international travelers

1 Developing social awareness

1 Immersing in the local culture

Brazil

5

It was a really nice experience! Veronica is an incredible host and helps you to chose the activity that best fits you and your goals. She and her family made me fell home :) I really recommend this experience!!!

over 1 year ago

Brazil

4

Peru Peru Volunteering offers a variaty of Projects, that allow the volunteers to use many of their habilities and get to know different and awesome people. The hosts Vero and her family are incredible, super receptive and careful with us, volunteers. I felt at home in some way. There, I’ve worked with children in a kinder garden and at the Ministerio de Cultura de Peru Dirección Desconcentrada Junín. In both experiences, I could learn a lot, teach a little bit of my knowledges, practice my Spanish and, most of all, get in contact with amazing professionals and with that marvelous culture.

over 2 years ago

Italy

4

My experience was wonderful!! Veronica and her family are very like to live in a family. The work time was very funny because
I was very free to know peru peru volunteering

over 2 years ago

Malta

5

One of the best experiences of my life. Not only did i get to help the community but even feel at home as part of a family. Definitely worth it :) i miss it so much! And i loved sharing my passion with the students! Chiara from Malta

over 2 years ago

Spain

5

As a nurse, I had the opportunity to help in the Health Center, where i could learn and discover the cultural differences and their impact in peoples health.
In the children's program with the Huancayo kids I was able to discuss with them about various topics like health, higiene, relationships... with their unique point of view as a feedback. If you feel creative and full of ideas its an ideal proyect to help with!
Finally, I could spend some days with the Ashaninka native community, an experience which inspired me to continue with this kind of social work and coming back, thanks Vero!!!

about 3 years ago

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